Author: Dan Fischer

Governor Hochul says Afghan refugees will be resettling in cities across New York over the next few months. The U.S. Department of State’s Afghan Placement Program says there are going to be up to more than 1,100 who left that country recently arriving in the Empire State. They’ll be placed in their new homes by […]

Town of Batavia takes steps toward Park Rd. re-construction * Retired City of Batavia Police Chief dies * Local push-back to state health care vaccination

Local protest over mandated vaccines for health care workers * Arc to hold job fair in GLOW Region * NASCAR returns to Watkins Glen – next year

Police identify victim of accident at concrete facility * Wyoming County man facing rape charges involving person under 17 * Gov Hochul gets high marks in latest survey

Gasoline prices stabilize * Warsaw man killed in Cattaraugus County motorcycle crash * Council meets for first time in five weeks

Hawley opposes vax mandate for health care workers * GCEDC advances school bus facility on Saile Dr. * VFW Post 1602 hosts 9-11 remembrance ceremony

Woman sentenced for candy shop stabbing * New lieutenant governor to be sworn in today * Holland Land Office announces Ghost Walk program for next month

GCEDC takes up $20-million worth of projects * Batavia Police probe gunshots on South Main * Attendance way down at NYS Fair

First day of school for Batavia, some parental push-back on masks * An effort to teach 9-11 in schools * Hochul wants businesses to have an anti-virus plan

Batavia City School District students return to class today * Hochul makes new rules for businesses in the state * Oakfield Labor Day parade draws hundreds

City woman arrested for burglary * COVID cancels this year’s Patriot Trip * Opening weekend of High School Football

Hornell couple arrested in police chase through Batavia * Chicken Wing Weekend in buffalo * The 2021 “second Season” of High School Football starts tonight

Chase through Batavia Thursday evening started in Newstead

High speed chase through downtown Batavia * Police begin DWI crackdown for Holiday weekend * High School Football begins this weekend

Batavia woman accused of bilking the government out of $100,000 in federal COVID unemployment benefits * State approves extension of eviction moratorium, Hawley reacts * Nominations close Saturday for LeRoyan of the year

Schumer says Samsung still interested in STAMP * Health Director Pettit believes vaccine mandate may be issued for teachers and school staff * BOLO a faux-bovine on the lam from Elba

South Lyon Street bridge, closed * County Health Department to holding COVID briefing this afternoon * BCSD expected mask mandate, O-A calls the directive “frustrating”

NYS mandates masks in schools * Ida blamed for gas price increase * Driver faces four felony charges in Pembroke accident

Carr’s developer says renovation is moving forward but calls information about the planned look of the building is “speculation” * City is nearly finished with Waste Water Treatment Plant project, it should clear the air in the neighborhood * Hochul orders masks in all public and private schooils

Bills coach “frustrated” with anti-vaccine players * Two local women plead guilty to welfare fraud * Auto dealer makes big donation to sheriff’s K-9

Another Heat Advisory posted for Batavia and Genesee County * Sheriff’ asking for help locating a woman last seen in Byron * Cuomo forced to give up his Emmy Award

Hochul sworn in as 57th governor of New York State * Did Cuomo leave his dog behind in Exec Mansion? * Notre Dame H S releases mask guidance

Cuomo’s term has only hours left * slight drop Batavia gasoline prices

99 people in Genesee & Orleans counties have confirmed COVID-19 * LeRoy looses Great Lake Cheese * Attica’s lizard becomes road kill

OTB Board rep says Nolan has no case against the corporation * NYS Fair opens in Syracuse with some health restrictions * Alden company the low bidder for a $4.5-million project on Park Rd.

Opposition to a housing development in LeRoy * One Wyoming County furniture retailer buys up another * James Taylor coming to WNY

Heated hearing in LeRoy over housing proposal * Hochul hints at mask mandate * Singer/Songwriter James Taylor to come to Western New York

Cuomo turns in his retirement papers * Police step up Drive Sober Campaign * Go ahead, light up a joint at the State Fair

Rochester pair arrested for drug dealing in Batavia * NY Legislators do about face on impeachment of Cuomo * COVID cases rise in Genesee and Orleans Counties

Socks to blame for drug bust at Darien Lake concert * Shooting in Albion an isolated incident * Hochul supports decision to suspend impeachment of Cuomo

Pacer euthanized following track accident at Batavia Dowbns * Shooting in Albion * Bill’s now say they will foot part of the cost of a new stadium

County population is down * Batavia man hurt in Lockport crash * Bills are back tonight in Detroit

Another Heat Advisory for today * OSHA remembers heat related death of a LeRoy man last year * Hochul says her staff will not include any bad actors form Cuomo’s office.

Heat Advisory posted until tonight * Beware of driveway scams * National Grid warns of high demand

Lizzard on the loose in Attica * Batavia woman arrested for welfare fraud * complains over traffic at donut shop

Hochul prepares to step into top job * COVID cases rise in Finger Lakes Region * Heat Advisory posted for this afternoon

Liberty Pumps expanding * Bridge over Pembroke’s Murder Creek is closed * Individual schools will decide COVID rules for themselves

Cuomo given deadline for evidence * Former Dansville teacher facing child porn charge in Batavia * GLOW Corporate Cub tonight

Cuomo’s political future in doubt, calls for his resignation increase * New Poll: 59% of New Yorkers want the guv to go * Genesee County’s COVID rate remains low

State AG charges Cuomo with multiple instances of sexual harassments of women * High speed police chase in and around Batavia * Peace Garden vandalized

Travel demand drives up gasoline prices * Bills reportedly want taxpayers to fund new stadium * NY COVID rate still on the rise

City man arrested again for sex abuse of children * A hint of good news on the state COVID front * Summer Rec cancelled for today

COVID continues to spread across NYS, Genesee County, however, remains among the lowest rates in the state * Suspect arrested for shoplifting at Walmart for three days * Fair queen crowned at county fair

Rochester’s mayor says she’s innocent of weapons charges * Grand Jury indicts LeRoy man for spraying bleach into the eyes of two dogs * LeRoy woman faces felony DWI

Unemployment cut in half locally * NYS COVID numbers more concerning * Blue Jays to play their final game in WNY tonight

Police to crack-down at summer concerts * A Wyoming County man arrested for attempting to lure “an 11 year old girl” * American to be allowed back into Canada, if…

City woman charged with serious assault, set free “under supervision” * COVID rates up slightly in region * Looking for a liquor theif

4H Market Animal auction ads online bidding * Accused welfare cheat arrested for Grand Larceny * Beware, Batavia Post Office is rebuilding front steps

Pembroke woman admits guilt in animal cruelty case * COVID cases slowly rise in New York, but Finder Lakes Region declines slightly * Ag Society announces purchase of future Agri-Culkture Center

New law designed to block robo-texts * Most New Yorkers thing COVID crisis is done and gone * Agriculture gets it’s own home in Genesee County

Disc golf in Centennial Park – dead in the water * Troopers report on July 4th crackdown * Goo Goo Dolls to return to Buffalo – next year

Batavia man jailed for predatory sexual abuse of children * Gas prices rise again in Batavia * Uptick in positive COVID-19 cases in NYS

Byron man accused of having a pipe bomb * Pembroke cashes in big fo0r a water projects * Restaurants can continue to use sidewalks for outdoor dining

NWS issues Hazardous Weather Outlook * Shortage of high refs * Josh Allen gets 2nd edition of cereal – calls it “surreal”

Watch for thunderstorms popping up * Cost of gasoline continues to rise in Batavia * 46 year old man arrested in city following a fracas that drew blood

Soler to leave Batavia City Schools * Will take top job with Schenectady City School District * Police to keep a close watch on motorists this holiday weekend

Anibal Soler to become Superintendent of Schenectady City Schools

A case of extreme domestic violence * Office for the Aging asks, “Got Groceries?” * State Assembly to issue subpoenas in Cuomo impeachment case

Power restored after late morning outage * Still a risk for thunderstorms today *

Dry conditions renew calls for water conservation * Heat advisory issued for Genesee and Orleans Counties * Home on Gilhooly Road in Alexander now declared total loss by fire

Porch fire in Alexander re-kindles * Gas price continues to rise in Batavia * Neighbor fracas in Batavia

Eli Fish shows off new third floor apartments * Fracas at West Main St. motel * K-9 Frankie: a Lucky Dog

State of Emergency lifted in New York * Batavia man pleads to child porn charges * Batavia Concert Band making music again

Two upsets in WNY mayoral primaries * Car-ped accident on West Main * Sabres mourn passing of Rene Robert

Three GOP primary elections today in Genesee County * “Roadside domestic dispute” leads to a felony charge * Bills fans must mask if not vaccinated

A quiet, unassuming “humble” woman, a 4th grade teacher for 35 years, leaves over $1.2-million to local hospital

Wind Advisory in effect for Genesee & Orleans counties * UB confirms Delta COVID variant in WNT * Gasoline prices in Batavia unchanged

Drowning victim an accomplished swimmer * Assistant City Manager is named * County continues water conservation efforts

Maguire leaves city to take new job with the Town of Batavia * knife wielding suspect lunges at officer * Nik Wallenda takes another high wire walk in WNY

LeRoy home believed saved from a barn fire, now declared a total loss * Catholic Diocese to monitor 18 WNY priests * Josh Allen to toss first pitch in Blue Jays game

City Council, again, considers a new Police headquarters * NYS close to normal * State Fair to open at 100% capacity

Fire destroys barn in LeRoy * Early voting in Genesee County a big disappointment * NYS COVID rfate remains lowest in nation

City Fire Chief is leaving to take a State Fire post * NYS 13 consecutive days of record low COVID rates * Oakfield Labor Daze to return

New York nears 70-percent vaccination rate * Application made for huge solar energy farm in Elba/Oakfield * Get your Blue Jays tickets, now

Canada may soon ease border restrictions * Orleans County man charged with Town of Alabama arson * Changes in early voting announced in Genesee County

Location will change from County Building 2 to the Arc Community Center on Woodrow Road

Martin Miskell will take over as head of Arc of Genesee Orleans when merger with Livingston Wyoming is complete

Gasoline prices up 2-cents * Students still need to mask up * Muckdogs yet to win at home

National cheese processor inquires about locating in LeRoy * UMMC installs sunscreen dispensers at Dewitt Park * Muckdogs win season opener

County Jail to allow visitors next week * taxpayers footing the legal bill for Cuomo’s book defense * Alexander Central 8th grader wins flag contest

Hawley favors scaling back 2019 bail reform * NYS COVID rates drop for 57 straight days * GCASA detox facility ahead of schedule

Massive solar farm slated for Byron * Batavia girl run over by pick-up continues to recover * The Genesee County Fair is on for this summer

Buffalo Philharmonic to perform with Strickly Hip in tribute to Tragically Hip * Show is July 18

County residents asked to conserve water * TSA looking for help * little earthquake near Mt. Morris

175 volunteers participated

The brothers Cuomo answer for the gov’s harassment allegations * Empire Hemp opens downtown location * another chance at the mega-millions jackpot

Husband of Rochester’s Mayor facing felony charges * Design changes for Jackson Square * How to contact City Hall

After a public input and multiple stakeholder engagement session for the design of Jackson Square the final design will advance to full engineering, permitting and construction

A short guide on how to navigate local City services

School district budget votes * Lifting more COVID restrictions * COVID Positivity rates trend downward in Finger Lake Region

All area school budgets were approved

Traditional awards ceremony and dinner cancelled due to COVID-19

One more day to mask up * Gasoline prices continue to rise * School budgets going before voters today

Governor says state will no longer require face masks if you are vaccinated.

Council President reacts to graffiti * COVID vaccines reached 50% of New Yorkers * Health Dept to hold anti-rabies clinic this week

Batavia woman arrested on welfare fraud * Orleans County man killed in tractor accident * Jacobs wants to remove “work search” requirement in unemployment

12 to 15 year-olds OK for vaccine, available at GCC on Saturday * Deputies get a pay raise * UMMC breaks ground on radiology expansion

Albion man charged with Attempted murder * Batavia Police warn of larcenies from cars * 12 to 15 year olds on deck for COVID shots

Housing director nips drug deal in the bud * Batavia Downs offers incentives for shots * Eichel on the fence

Batavia Downs offers incentives to get vaccinated

Gasoline prices near $3 a gallon * City Council to award final contract to repair mall roof * Public Hearing tonight on Batavia school budget

Cuomo blames us for state’s highest COVID rate * Kayaking comes to Dewitt Park tomorrow * Schumer steps in boder crossing issue

New superintendent named at Byron-Bergen * Alexander Town Board proposes zoning law for solar systems * Jackson Square funding approaches $1-million

Downs adds new headliner to Summer Concert Series * J&J “One and Done” vaccine offered in county * Finger Lakes Wine Festival cancelled for this summer

Appointments requested but walk-ins will be accepted. * GCC and and Office for the Aging Clinics will open on Wednesday

Arc Exec Dir to retire after 3w2 years with agency * Arc of Genesee-Orleans to merge with Livingston Wyoming agency * Beware of season asphalt paving scams

Donna Saskowski to retire after 32 years with the Arc of Genesee * Agency to merge with Arc of Livingston Wyoming

Southside water replacement project to begin Monday * Bills to take 30th pick in NFL draft * Have a drink without food

It’s OK to drop the mask * 23 new COVID cases in county * New open and closing act for Downs summer concert series

Batavia City Council Begins Legal Pot Debate * Council restores budget funds for two firemen and one police officer * New York State looses a seat in Congress

Two Additional Concerts announced for the Summer Series

COVID capacity limits increase today * Another convenience store proposed for Batavia * Holley man drowns attempting to rescue a dog

Sherifgf warns of scam * 16 new COVID cases * BPD to hold drug collection tomorrow

COVID claims another local life * Town of Batavia Planning Board opens up public comments *

Residents sound off about shooting range in Batavia * Rotary donates defibrillator to Salvation Army * US / Canada border remains closed

Vaccination appointments available in Genesee and Orleans Counties

Holley man indicted for rape on GCC campus * Weather Advisory issued for snow * Capacity limits raised across the state

One more hour before last call * Genesee County remains relatively dry * Gasoline prices remain steady

New school super named for Alexander * Batavia Police look for missing 14 year old girl * 10 new COVID cases in Genesee County

All municipalities in Genesee County have moved their information to this new website

Tomszewski admits guilt in funeral scam * 19 new COVID cases in Genesee County * Cuomo says New York will will again use the Johnson and Johnson vaccine when the feds lifts the pause

45 new positive COVID-19 cases in Genesee County * City starts a “carry-in, carry-out” trash policy in parks * In-person graduation possible this June

Adult residential community proposed for LeRoy * New COVID cases in county: 24 * LeRoy Central schools recognized nationally for music

DMV likely to keep its armed guard * 10 new COVID cases in Genesee County * County Planning Board to consider Chipptle Grill in Batavia

Batavia Downs holds Job Fair * Darien Lake to hold Drive-thru hiring event * SUNY plans mass vaccinations before summer vacation

Two armed robberies in Orleans County leads to gunfire * VLT aid for Batavia included in state budget bill * 16 and 17 year olds now eligible for Pfizer vaccine

WNY has one of the highest COVID infection rates in the state * Starting tomorrow all NY’ers over 16 eligible for vaccine * 11 p.m. curfew ends for many businesses, but not restaurants and bars

One hour guided walks on select Saturday mornings * $5 registration fee benefits Genesee County Animal Shelter

Troopers to soon wear body cameras * 10 new positive cases of COVID in Genesee County * Talk your dog for a guided walk in the park

What will legal pot mean locally? * 17 new COVID cases in county, three at the County Jail..* The Sabres finally win one

Downs is extending hours * Legal weed awaits the gov’s signature * New York highest taxed state in the union

COVID vaccine and appointments available in Genesee and Orleans Counties * Village of Oakfield to hold hearing on budget * pot could be legal by the end of the week

High Wind Warning until this afternoon * Buffalo area restaurant owner puts “Shooting for a Cure” over $200K * Batavia Downs to improve Park Road

Cuomo accused of putting family to the head of the COVID testing line * Five cases of COVID at Genesee County Jail * Batavia Players new playhouse gets big state boost

City Hall looks for two administrators * New Yorkers over 50 now eligible for COVID vaccine * State budget in better shape than originally thought

Deputies: driver ran off Dublin Rd. striking utility pole and a tree.

Progress reported in Genesee County COVID fight * Cuomo approval rating drops * Downs announces change in Summer Concert Series

Old Navy to open in Town of Batavia * Tomaszewski allowed to file Chpater 7 * NYS changes curfew times

Tomaszewski case delayed, again * State Assembly assembles team of lawyers to begin impeachment probe * Kiwanis Club to hold “modified” Easter Egg Hunt

Starts Friday March 19th and runs through March 31st

Woman ticketed in Sunday crash with Town of Batavia emergency vehicle * 50% of New Yorkers think Cuomo should stay in office * A Pembroke woman charged with torturing animals

Two separate vehicle crashes are related * Biden weighs in on Cuomo woes * Gasoline prices up, again, locally

Public can vote online and enter to win prizes

Assembly takes step toward impeachment of Governor * State loosens travels restrictions * Batavia Boys Basketball go for Sectional Championship

Grass fire spreads to home on Vine St. * 18 new COVID cases in Genesee County, 11 at the federal detention center * Sabres to allow some fans in the stands

Two women killed exiting COVID vaccine clinic * A sixth woman alleges harassment by the governor * Genesee County COVID death toll now 120

Tabelski gets permanent City Manager post * Perry man critically injured in fire * COVID 19 hospitalizations fall in Finger Lakes Region

Council expected to name Tabelski permanent City Manager tonight * Cuomo says he won’t go * Gasoline prices in Batavia continue to rise

A vote will be taken Monday to appoint Rachel Tabelski the new permanent Batavia City Manager

Fire destroys barn in Elba * Hawley calls for reducing distance between students * Vote is possible today to strip Governor of emergency powers

73 year old woman killed when her vehicle struck a garbage truck on Route 237

State run GCC clinic runs out of appointments in 90-minutes * Hawley critical of state for allowing anyone to get appointment * New rules for indoor and outdoor social gatherings

Clinic is targeted to Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming County residents

Cuomo’s emergency powers may be nearing an end * Batavia K-9 “Batu” takes down his first suspect * Sabres lose four in a row

More COVID vaccine in Genesee County * Third woman accuses Gov of harassment * GCEDC to consider tax incentives for Plug Power

COVID positive rates trending down in WNY * Cuomo issues apology, but denies inappropriate behavior * Local gasoline prices trend upward

$290-million green energy project is a go in STAMP * Plug Power says it will employ 68 people at an average of $70,000 per year * GCEDC has been down this road before

Batavia Downs buys its adjacent hotel * Ex-Cutomo staffer says the Gov sexually harassed her * $11-million Erie Canal rehab in Orleans Co completed

Wind Advisory in effect * Batavia man approaches trial for attempted murder * 15 new COVID cases in Genesee County

GOP talks Impeachment of the governor * Troopers identify victim of fatal Albion crash * Pembroke Central voters approve re-build of bus garage

County Health Director reports encouraging COVID stats * Fatal crash in Albion * State opens up entertainment venues

Cuomo suggests home delivery of legal pot * Health Director to speak on local COVID vaccinations * UMMC restores seven day a week visitation

City to hold Jackson Square meeting * Local man arrested twice within 2 hours on felony charges * AMBER alert issued for Erie County teen

Meeting to be held Thursday, Feb 18 at 6pm

COVID positivity rate drops * Winter Strom Warning posted * Pembroke bus garage vote postponed

20 new COVID cases i n Genesee County, five deaths i n two days * COVID vaccine eligibility is broadened * NYS eases COVID quarantine rules

LeRoy Central approves one capital project and rejects another * Tops opens renovated Batavia store * New protocols for for indoor events

Batavia Police issue annual report for 2020 * Latest local COVID stats * Board of Elections: Party changes deadline this Friday

Statistics for all of 2020 are released

Tops – Price Chopper to merge * Police: several local reports of unemployment fraud * City tight-lipped on selection of a new city manager

City Police advise victims to contact the NYS Dept of Labor

Council to hold public hearing into community development grants * Sheriff Reform plan open for public comments * Two Batavia men win Rotary Corvette Raffle

New President for Chamber of Commerce * Lake Effect Snow Warning issued * Chris Jacobs supports ouster of Majorie Green

Another potential developer for STAMP * Winter Storm Watch for Genesee and Wyoming counties * City invites comments on police reform plan

Tomaszewski case delayed, plea deal in the works * Batavia man charged with setting Osterhout Ave fire * mother of pepper sprayed Rochester girl plans to sue RPD

Coronavirus infections trend downward in Genesee County * One Rochester cop suspended, two more on leave, following pepper spray of 9 year old * Oakfield-Alabama Schools signing UPK

Weather warnings to the east of us * Slight increases in gas prices * Schumer says Wall Street is “messed up”

Inmate suicide at Genesee County Jail * State AG claims COVID deaths in nursing homes under-reported * Schumer weighs in on Samsung prospects for STAMP

BHS graduation rates improve * BPD adds trained K-9 * Winter Weather Advisory for Orleans County

Batavia High School’s graduation rate, for students who graduate within four years, increased from 85% in the 2011-2015 cohort to 93% (for June graduates) and 94% (for those who graduated by August of their senior year) in the 2016-2020 cohort. The number is even higher – 97% for the 2016-2020 cohort – when only those […]

Basketball, football, wrestling, hockey and other sports may proceed under State guidelines

Genesee County Sheriff William A. Sheron, Jr. announces the graduation of Correction Officers Tyler J. Stewart, Trevor J. Sherwood, and Marissa R. Jacques (Class President). These Correction Officers recently graduated in a class of 12 from the Niagara County Basic Corrections Academy. The six-week training included instruction in the care and custody of inmates, inmate […]

Section 5 announces some dates for High School sports * COVID takes two more lives in Genesee County  *  NY Lottery: there’s an app for that

Local health departments will have final say on protocols

Weather Advisory extended for remainder of the day * House fire in LeRoy * NYS allows high risk sports to resume

Samsung eyes STAMP for semi-conductor plant * Genesee Orleans gets only a fraction of COVID vaccine it asked for this week * Avon man arrested for stealing $10K from Batavia business

Vaccine supply will dictate immunizations at next week’s GCC COVID clinic * LeRoy Central Schools to vote again on capital projects * huge game for Buffalo Bills

Heavy snow forecast for Eastern Genesee County, visibility reduced

Local COVID Vaccine clinics announced, but appointments are hard to get * Probe continues into National Guard helicopter crash

Vaccinations are by on-line appointment only

COVID shots at GCC, but all slots are filled through and including Friday * Cuomo needs federal help to pull New York State out of debt

Those interested in getting a test must register on-line

Chamber announces annual award winners * COVID-19 slowing just a bit in NYS * Cuomo to announce how he plans to deal with billions in red ink

For Genesee County, from 7PM Monday evening through 7PM Tuesday

UMMC / Rochester Regional Health begin COVID vaccinations by random selection * You must be in Group 1-B or over age 65 * If your primary care provider is part of RRH System, you are in the pool

County to hold COVID vaccination clinic at GCC next Friday * How to make an appointment, not yet announced * COVID claims two more lives in Genesee County

List of New Yorkers Eligible for a COVID-19 vaccination in Groups 1-A and 1-B

In Genesee County, eligibility outstrips supply or COVID vaccine * To make appointment call: 1-833-697-4829

Two more COVID deaths in Genesee County * Free COVID tests available tomorrow * Jacobs votes no to invoking 25th amendment

“Muckdogs” will play at Dwyer in a new collegiate league * Manager hired, host families sought * Season tickets available

City Council gets proposed budget, modest tax increase and unfilled police and fire positions * Lease approved for Dwyer Stadium * City endorses renovations for movie theaters

Cuomo delivers State of the State * Jacobs will not support impeachment * Next phase of vaccinations to begin today

LeRoy Police Chief and Detective honored upon retirement * Another piece of property sold by county for development in East Pembroke

New life for Batavia Baseball, collegiate team to be voted on Monday * Cuomo orders National Guard to D.C. *

Cuomo calls for legal pot * Two more die from COVID-19 in Genesee County * Testing begins for Bills fans to attend Saturday game

New law allows traffic fines on a payment plan * Two more COVID deaths in Genesee County * Finger Lakes Region: highest hospitalization rate in NYS

Jacobs sworn in * NYS legislature resumes work this week * Local gasoline prices up 2-cents

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December 29, 2020

City trying to find provider of services formerly done by Youth Bureau

Sikorski is currently head of city and county Youth Bureau

North Bergen Presbyterian Church and Rose Garden Bowl team up to serve local families

WBTA 37th Annual Christmas Toy Drive for The Salvation Army to Take Place Friday, December 11th, 9am-4pm at Ken Barrett Cadillac Chevrolet
The Salvation Army of Batavia is requesting new, unwrapped toys at WBTA’s annual event at Ken Barrett Cadillac Chevrolet, West Main St. Batavia, NY, 14020

Will replace the retiring Matt Worth

Alerts issued for Sport of Kings, Eli Fish and Mariachi De Oro

Survey will be on-line until December 9, 2020

Testing offered one day only (Dec 3) at Emergency Management Office on State Street Road

City seeks to replace the late David Saleh

Closest National Cemetery to Rochester and Buffalo

Date for Annual Awards Ceremony cancelled for Feb 27, 2021. New date to be determined later

Public health director expects vaccines to arrive in Genesee County “in the next 3 to 4 weeks”

Alert issued for patrons of the LeRoy Moose Lodge and Flying J Travel Center in Pembroke

Health Department received 7 positive COVID-19 tests from individuals who attended funeral services Nov 11 & 12

Batavia City Schools to be 100% virtual learning Monday and Tuesday

Patrons of the bar Nov 8 – 14 should monitor for COVID symptoms

Alert for customers of Bourbon & Burger Nov 5 – 9

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November 13, 2020

Customer’s of Batavia’s Original last Friday and Saturday (Nov 6 & 7) should monitor of symptoms.

Ben Hayes to be at Dwyer Stadium this Friday and Saturday

County officials react to growing positive cases of coronavirus

Some attending may have unknowingly been in contact with a positive case of COVID-19

Batavia Police identify the victim of last Friday’s fatal car/pedestrian accident on East Main.

Graham Corp donates high-tech welding simulator to GV BOCES

Name of victim being withheld at request of family

Online basket auction supports weekend meals for Genesee County students

Town of Alabama Town Council: Kevin Veasey
Pavilion Highway Superintendent: James Cleveland

Sheron re-elected sheriff, defeats Krezmien

Mobile”sober plan” app is available

Link posted for the presentation

If you think you have a phony bill, contact Batavia Police

300 pounds of prescription drugs collected on Oct 24

Elderly couple from Dansville killed after pulling into the path of a farm truck.

9pm curfew on Halloween Night

The Genesee County Sheriff’s Employee’s Association, the Sheriff Office’s largest union, proudly announces our endorsement for the Republican candidate for Sheriff, William A. Sheron, Jr. In these trying times of misinformation and anti-law enforcement, we need a Sheriff with strong leadership, knowledge, experience, and integrity.  William Sheron checks off all these boxes.  He has worked […]

Fire safety in the kitchen

No survivors located * plane was bound for Manchester New Hampshire

Aircraft out of Buffalo Airport * can hold six passengers, unknown how many on board * first responder said the aircraft has disintegrated

Police: Victim could have died if not for immediate medical treatment

WOTM use proceeds from pig roast and chicken event to purchase outerwear for Wolcot Street School students

Absentee voting, absentee drop-box options, early voting and deadlines

Dakarai Hilliard missing from his home on Bills Road, Town of Carlton.

Jerome Brewster, retired Chief Deputy of Investigations, endorsed William Sheron for re-election as sheriff

Three Elba students test positive for COVID-19 * Elba schools go to all remote through Oct 5.Through Oct 5

Vote will be held on Oct 28, public meeting scheduled for Oct 14

Batavia Cemetery Association cancels annual Halloween Ghostwalk

Gordon Dibble backs former boss

All programs are free and open to anyone

State database tracks COVID cases in public, private and charter schools

Nominations must be received by: December 30, 2020

Council to weigh Deer Management plan * School super to brief BOE on first day of school * GCC: one student on “precautionary isolation” for traveling in from a foreign country

Extra $300/wk in unemployment benefits next week * LeRoy Village Green nursing home allows in-person visits * Bills home opener Sunday

High School Football pushed back to March 2021 * Rochester police union calls on mayor to step down * Two new positive cases of COVID-19, both in Batavia

Batavia Downs opens today * Four new cases of COVID-19 in Genesee County * More racial unrest in Rochester, police chief retires

Downs will open today at 8 a.m. * restrictions will be in place

Another night of racial unrest in Rochester * WNY COVID-19 rate highest in state, Genesee County not part of the statistic * natural gas leak closes Oak Street for a time

  Top 3 Stories Rochester Mayor and Police Chief refuse to resign Protests continue in Rochester Batavia Man Arrested for Rape   At a news conference Sunday afternoon, Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren and Police Chief La’Ron Singletary doubled down on their intention to stay in office and commit to making changes, despite growing calls for […]

Tractor Trailer makes sudden U-turn, car slams into the trailer, semi driver flees the scene

Thruway accident between Henrietta and LeRoy * Batavia Downs Gaming opens Wednesday * County Legislature deals with towns and village revenue sharing

Town of Batavia seeks grants to help convert former yogurt plants * NY COVID-19 rates under one-percent for 26 days straight days * No new positive cases of coronavirus in Genesee or Orleans counties

Final phase of project was delayed due to COVID-19 but will be ready for Labor Day

Libraries try to preserve county funding * A $1-million investment into downtown Batavia building * Food distribution at St. Anthony’s today

Periodontist practice Dr. Neppalli plans to move from Jackson St.

Human remains positively identified in Livingston County * Two more arrested in Suzanne Corona prostitution case * National Grid wants rate increase

Batavia’s most infamous Corona is arrested for promoting prostitution * Bergen man successfully outruns train, arrested for DWI * K-9 Handler, Deputy Chris Erion, retires

National Fuel warns of scam * An Avon man accused of taking a bus – literally * The census tries bribery by ice cream to encourage participation

Man gets 20 years for bank robberies, one in Elba * County questions gym’s understanding of COVID rules * Scott Norwood’s Super Bowl jersey goes up for auction

County’s unemployment rate three-times what it was last year * Sheldon Silver to report to prison today * Health Dept looks for a canine suspect in an Ellicott Trail bite case

Dog bite incident occurred along Ellicott Trail

Low risk high school sports get the go-ahead, football practice IS OK, games are not * WNY region COVID rates increase, Finger Lakes region rates below .4 percent * New cannon outside HOLM

Power restored to parts of City and Town of Batavia following late night outage * Construction begins on Four-story apartment building on East Main St. * NYS able to restore $300 in added unemployment benefits

Alaska and Delaware added to NYS travel restrictions * Batavia adds four more members to police advisory committee with an eye toward diversity * Cuomo writes a book on COVID-19 response

“To the extent possible” the new members will serve people of color

Completion of $2-million project expected by the end of the year

NYS announces how it will handle a COVID-19 outbreak in a school * A car strikes a house on East Ave, tears hole in the basement * Deputies release more info on Rt 77 hit and run

Three vehicle hit and run in Pembroke * Fitness Centers wait for the re-opening word * Graham Corp gets some big Asian orders

Deer Management Committee at odds with city and hall, and quit * Two new COVID-19 cases in LeRoy * Medina eyed by Amazon

Five members of Deer Management Committee “resigned” this morning in an apparent flap with city hall.

Police raid a Hutchins St address * Pavilion man busted for allegedly growing his own pot * McDermott extends contract with the Bills

New York soon to have a new seat belt law * Was it a hit and run, driver pays for bike damage on the spot * New York adds new restricted travel areas, removes five other states.

City creates police advisory committee, adding community members * No new COVID-19 cases in Genesee County * A new look for the Sabres – but will it help?

Oakfield man threatens neighbor with a pitch fork * NYS winning COVID-19 battle * Kodak drug deal put on hold

The governor cites low COVID-19 infection rate

Downs down on revenue in pandemic * No new COVID-19 cases in Genesee County over the past 24 hours * Overnight parking tickets to resume next month

Batavia man gets five years in Federal prison for kiddie porn * Toddler dies in Barre pool * Governor’s decision due soon on school reopening

Collins wants another delay to report for prison * More parents opt for 100% virtual learning for their kids * Batavia bowling center proprietor says state must allow him to reopen, now

Five new positive cases of COVID-19 in Genesee County * NYS will not release COVID-19 nursing homes deaths until checked for accuracy * Schools submit reopening plans

Task force takes steps to maintain contact due to COVID-19

Statewide COVID-19 hospitalizations, lowest since March 17 * Gounty GOP taps Thomas Williams for Family Court * Electronic Recycling event well attended

Pre-school for developmentally disabled children will permanently close August 14.

County receives $250K toward coronavirus contact tracing * nw name for Rochester’s airport? * There is racing at Batavia Downs, but no one can show up

Batavia man gets three years added to federal sentence for taking Bergen girl across state lines * WNY has lowest COVID-19 hospitalizations since March * Cuomo: taxing the rich will not help close state budget gap

Former dispatcher accepts plea deal in child porn case * Over 300 local families to keep kids out of school * Bethany woman charged with keeping dog in hot car

Darien Center couple left with heartache and and uncertainty over the death of their daughter

Assistant County Manager is named * Four new COVID-19 cases in Genesee County * Cashless Thruway tolls by the end of the year

Probe of Tomaszewski questions handling of remains, including a veteran and stillborn baby * Fire on Ellicott St. displaces two families * First Blue Jays game in Buffalo: Aug 11

Funeral Director Michael Tomaszewski arrested for allegedly stealing pre-need payments * Batavia Police search for evidence in shooting * Cuomo concerned over COVID-19 spread among young people

Michael S. Tomaszewski faces multiple felony charges * Police say customers sustained losses of more than $525,000

Man, shot in the chest, stumbles into Batavia Days Inn * Matt Landers named Genesee County Manager * Blue Jays could still play in Buffalo

Ten more states are added to NY’s quarantine list * Blue Jays will not play home games in Buffalo * Jacobs sworn in to New York’s 27th Congressional seat

Batavia school super reveals a plan for city schools to reopen * Alexander man arrested for producing child pornography * Jacobs to be sworn today

New York State continues its bounce back from COVID-19 * Blue Jays looking for a new baseball home. Buffalo? * State legislature returns to Albany

What a drink? You must also order food * Darien Center man gets eight years in prison for child pornography * High School falls sports championships called off due to COVID-19

Garbage truck fails to clear a bridge in LeRoy and explodes * Ellicott Trail officially opens * Another COVID-19 death at Medina nursing home

July 15 is the deadline to file your taxes. Usually, it’s April 15, but the pandemic forced the move to today. The New York State Tax Department will have representatives available until 7 tonight to help you with any last-minute filing questions. The number is 518-457-5181. The state tax department is also encouraging taxpayers who […]

Nursing homes allowed to receive visitors today, but few will meet state criteria * The Ellicott Trail to open today * GCC cancels fall sports

Council turns down request by Main Street Pizza for outdoor seating * Deer hunt by bow approved in city * Pavilion fire injures boy, kills pets

BPD reports a series of various arrests * City Council to ponder plan to control deer population * Former Buffalo Bishop Edward Kimiec dies at 84

Caretaker flown to hospital by Mercy Flight

Last day of Heat Advisory * county asks for voluntary water conservation * felony charges against a Batavia couple from a traffic story in Livingston County

If voluntary measures are not successful, mandatory conservation may be enforced

Shopping malls to re-open tomorrow * Gov says a final decision obn schools will be made early next month * NASCAR to skip Watkins Glen

GOP proposes plan to re-open schools * no new COVID-10 cases in Genesee or Orleans Counties * day two of heat advisory

Cuomo order not to blame for nursing home COVID-19 deaths, health commissioner says * GCC announces re-opening plans * State Fair is cancelled

Some Employees Return to Batavia Campus this Week Following Social Distancing Guidelines

Heat Advisory posted for the rest of the week * NYS continues progress on COVID-19 * Gasoline prices are stable

Free tests are offered only at a State run testing site * Rochester Regional (UMMC) is not testing everyone and there will be a charge

New School Board President named

Driver busted for cell phone use while on suspended license

Just 1 new positive case in Genesee County of Covid – 19

Fire Chief explains what is legal and what is not, and also has safety advice

Two days in a row: no new COVID-19 cases * Major project at Batavia’s YWCA * July 4th impaired driving crackdown

project would renovate YWCA facility, expand pediatric medical services

Suspect in last months tractor-trailer police chase likely had bigger plans * It’s official: no minor league baseball this season * New Yorkers support police reforms

Cedar St. traffic stop leads to arrest of two drug suspects * Another COVID-19 death in Orleans County * Troopers to crack down on illegal fireworks

HOLM has re-opened with new admission policy

Encouraging stats on COVID-19 in New York * Taking a seat – literally – at Indian Falls restaurant * Domestic incident leads to drug charges

Area enters Phase 4 of economic re-opening * Bars and restaurants to continue take out liquor * Batavia Police welcome new K-9 “Hank”

Genesee County due to enter Phase 4 tomorrow * Oakfield couple arrested for crime spree in Monroe County * McMurray will not concede until all votes are counted

Jacobs declares victory in both special election and GOP Primary * County jobless rate improves * Batavia Schools to resume meal program on Monday

Visitors will be allowed in Rochester Regional Health hospitals including United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia, in a limited capacity beginning Thursday, June 25, 2020.

Special Election and GOP Primary today, both in the 27th Congressional District * City Council ponders plan to replace City Manager * Latest COVID-19 stats

Oakfield-Alabama holds COVID graduation * reward offered in burglary at Dave;s Ice Cream * Primary Day tomorrow in NY’s 27th Congressional District

Moore and the City reach a “mutual agreement” that has Moore leaving his job tomorrow

Police arrest local man for allegedly groping a juvenile * Governor threatens to pull liquor licenses for non-compliance with COVID-19 rules * Bill Joel WNY concert, put off until next year

Juvenile accepted a ride home from Dewitt Park

No new positive cases in either Genesee or Orleans counties

Budget is approved, three elected to Board of Education

Budgets approved in all Genesee County school districts * New York has the lowest COVID-19 infection rate of any state in the country * Big shake-up for the Sabres

Results of school elections released on Tuesday night

School district budget votes should be announced tonight * Three new police accountability laws signed by Cuomo * chicken coop catches fire in Bethany

Work scheduled through Saturday, June 20

Governor threatens bars and restaurants * some youth sports to resume on July 6 * Rose Caccamise of Roxy’s Music passes at 80

One death at the Orchard Rerhab and Nursing Center In Medina * No new positive cases in Genesee County * One new positive case in Orleans County

Batavia demonstrator tests positive for COVID-19 * Getting set for Phase 3, restaurants to open for indoor seating * Sheriff issues warning about ATVs

As of 2pm today, no new COVID-19 cases in either Genesee or Orleans counties * Those who attended protest rallies or demonstrations are urged to get tested

“the exposure risk is low,” Paul Pettit said, but anyone who attended the rally should monitor symptoms until June 21

Ellicott Ave man arrested for assault * Walmart stabbing suspect pleads not guilty * State Legislature approves two law enforcement reform bills

Two new positive cases reported in Genesee County * Two new positive cases in Orleans County * No deaths in either county

Early voting dates/times for NY 27 Special Election, Presidential Primary and State Primary

Three more nursing home deaths in Orleans County * Fire destroys barn in Bergen * Walmart shopper is stabbed in Geneseo

Three more COVID-19 deaths in Orleans County, seven in the past two days * One new positive case in Genesee County

Four die in Orleans County nursing homes from COVID-19 * School budget voting by absentee ballot * Finger Lakes Region should enter Phase 3 on Friday

Four deaths reported in Orleans County: Two at the Orchard Nursing and Rehab Center in Medina, two at the Villages of Orleans in Albion. Total Orleans County deaths since the pandemic began: 44

Nearly 400 demonstrate peacefully for social justice * 11 yr. old falls into ravine near Attica * State legislators to take up law enforcement reform

Genesee County records two new positive cases of COVID-19 * Orleans County records one new case * no deaths in either county

J C Penney to close Batavia store * Local restaurants prepare for outdoor dining * Getting ready for a rally in downtown Batavia

One new positive case of COVID-19 in Genesee County * No new positive cases in Orleans County * One death reported at Villages of Orleans nursing in Albion

Basom man to be named to county legislature * Three tractor trailers crash on Thruway in Stafford * Outdoor dining can be offered at local restaurants

Two new deaths reported at Orchard Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Medina * One new positive case of COVID-19 in Genesee County * Two new positive cases in Orleans County

Coronavirus claims lives: one in Genesee and one in Orleans counties * State says summer day camps can open * Trump again shows support for Jacobs in 27th District race

One in-hospital death reported in Genesee County * One death reported at Orchard Rehab & Nursing Center in Medina *

One new COVID-19 death in Orleans County * NYS lawmakers to convene next week, to take up justice reform * the latest openings

Library open for limited services

Since 2PM June 1, One new case of COVID-19 in Genesee County * Four news cases in Orleans County * One death at Orchard Nursing Center in Medina

This funny family only wanted to spread smiles

Initiative to honor UMMC and Jerome Center employees

Open wide! Dentist offices are open * Man charged with stealing girlfriend’s Ruger * COVID-19 deaths at lowest level in NYS

One new positive case of COVID-19 in Genesee County * 10 new positive cases in Orleans County * Two new deaths reported at Orchard Rehab and Nursing Center in Medina

Truck driver who led police on two county chase had a history of troubling social media posts * Joshua Blessed was to have picked up dairy products in Batavia * Teachers union rejects change in class times over concern for teenagers sleep

Two new positive cases of COVID-19 reported in both Genesee and Orleans Counties * One new death reported at the Orchard Rehab and Nursing Center in Medina

Police chase tractor trailer, ends when driver is shot dead * Unemployment soars in Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties * County fairs cancelled in Genesee and Wyoming

Two new positive cases in Genesee County * One new positive case in Orleans County

Effective May 26, 2020

Donation will help feed children families in Genesee County

Two young people critically injured in Route 5 crash * Finger Lake Region, including Genesee County, ready to enter Phase of re-opening * Record high temp reached in Batavia

Two new COVID-19 deaths in Ortleans County, both at Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Medina, * Oner new positive case in Genesee County, five new casdes in Orleans County

Temperatures will reach upper 80s to near 90, then add in high humidity

Two more die at Albion nursing home * Byron crash seriously injures driver * Cuomo wants to compensate families of first responders lost to COVID-19

Five coronavirus related deaths over the past 24 hours, one at Villages of Orleans and four in at Orchard Rehab and nursing facility in Medina

Batavia man sent to federal prison for taking girl across state lines * One one new case of coronavirus * Memorial Day observances to be different this year.

Genesee County reports one new positive case in LeRoy * No new positive cases in Orleans County

Services are scheduled, but public can not attend

Genesee County saves $1.4-million during pandemic * Second suspect charges in Town of Alabama fracas * Cuomo defends his handling of COVID-19 in nursing homes

Four new positive cases in Genesee County, two of the active cases are hospitalized

Batavia school board approves budget * Alabama man charged with attempted assault with a knife * Observing Memorial Day, without the public

One new positive case in Genesee County, two new positive cases in Orleans County

Victim is a 25 year old woman from Bergen

Two die in separate Bergen accidents * Another death at Albion nursing home * Oakfield’s Labor Daze is called off

As of 2 p.m. today: Two new positive cases in Genesee County, one new positive case in Orleans County * One new death at the Villages of Orleans Health and Rehab Center

State Police confirm pedestrian was killed

Racing set to resume on schedule at Batavia Downs * COVID-19 cases turn upward in Orleans County * Nurse recovers from COVID-19 contracted at Villages of Orleans

Four new positive COVID-19 cases in Genesee County, eight new cases in Orleans County * Local update on Phase One of Un-pause New York

Warplane Museum aircraft to honor those on front lines of COVID-19 Pandemic

Fourth COVID-19 death in Genesee County * Finger Lakes Region on “un-pause” * Oakfield and Alabama look for new legislator

DMV will remain closed until further notice

Grenesee County records fourth death and one new positive case of COVID-19 * Orleans County adds another death at Villages of Orleans

County Legislature stops payments to towns and villages * Fire destroys farm hand’s trailer in Elba * No new COVID-19 infections reported in Genesee or Orleans Counties

No new positive cases of COVID-19 were reported in the last 24 hours in either Genesee or Orleans Counties

The Genesee County Economic Development Center, Genesee County Chamber of Commerce, the Batavia Development Corporation and the Batavia Business Improvement District reveal results of small business survey regarding “Un-pause”

Tractor Trailer flips over on West Main * COVID-19 takes another life at Albion nursing home * How to fill out absentee ballot application

In the past 24 hours: One death at the Villages of Orleans Health and Rehab Center * One new positive case in Genesee County * Eight new cases in Orleans County

Genesee County to “un-pause” on Friday * City predicts $2.5-million budget gap * City gives approval for farmers market, but debates food trucks

    SITUATIONAL UPDATE: May 11, 2020 STAY HOME; WASH HANDS; SOCIAL DISTANCING; WEAR A FACE COVERING! New Cases New Cases As of 2:00 p.m. Genesee County received 1 new positive case of COVID-19 for a total of 164 positive cases The positive case resides in Batavia. The positive case is in their 30’s. The […]

Thank a police officer, remember the fallen

More agencies involved in investigating Villages of Orleans * Lt. governor says WNY is getting ready to “reopen” * Applications for absentee ballots in the mail for June 23 election

One new death reported at Villages of Orleans * One new positive case in Genesee County, no new cases in Orleans County

use “temporary illness” to apply, ballots will then be mailed

$6-million solar energy farm on Galloway Road, $3-million housing project in Pembroke

15 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Orleans County, most from the Villages of Orleans nursing home * help for renters extended into August * Downtown Public Market to open June 1

Two deaths in Orleans County, one from Villages of Orleans * Four new positive cases in Genesee County * 14 new positive cases in Orleans County, 10 from the Villages of Orleans

Another death reported at the Villages of Orleans * Finger Lakes region on track to reopen * Survey says most people put health over the economy

One additional death reported at the Villages of Orleans * Three new positive cases in Genesee County, Four new positive cases in Orleans County

National Grid warns of collection scam * Major construction project proposed for Pembroke * Democratic presidential primary restored for June 23

Developer seeks $616,000 in tax incentives for $3-million mixed use project

One new positive case in Genesee County, a resident of Darien * Three new positive cases in Orleans County, all residents of the Villages of Orleans Health and Rehabilitation Center

City of Batavia imposes hiring freeze, cancels summer recreation program and Memorial Day parade * State Police identifying victim of apparent drowning in Darien * Cuomo outlines criteria for reopening state

Also cancels summer recreation program and Memorial Day Parade

One new positive case in Genesee County, two new cases in Orleans County

Another COVID-19 death at Villages of Orleans * Man drowns in pond in Darien * Gasoline prices continue to fall

Orleans County Legislature seeks state investigation of Villages of Orleans, two more reported there * one new positive case of COVID-19 in Genesee County, one new positive case in Orleans County

Steps taken to protect safety of staff and patients

The Villages of Orleans nursing home has recorded 11 coronavirus deaths since outbreak began

Suspect in Highland Park hit and run now charged with child abuse * Police issue BOLO for bogus bills * “Beertavia and Jackson Square concerts cancelled

No new cases in Genesee County * Four new cases in Orleans County

Batavia schools trim 30 positions; teachers, administrators and staff * Most hospitals given approval to resume elective surgeries * announcement due tomorrow about whether schools will re-open this academic year

One new positive case of COVID-19 in Genesee County, four new positive cases in Orleans County

Two more residents die at Albion nursing home * Cuomo reveals benchmarks for opening regions of NYS * Students should know status of school by the end of week

      SITUATIONAL UPDATE April 28, 2020 New Cases As of 2:00 p.m. Genesee County received 2 new positive cases of COVID-19 for a total of 148 positive cases One of the individuals resides in Batavia and one of the individuals resides in Alabama. One individual is in their 30’s and one individual is […]

GCASA peers, counselors making good use of phone, social media to stay connected

City of Batavia doing OK, financially * Three new positive cases of coronavirus in Genesee County, total now 146 * New poll gives Cuomo high marks

Three new positive cases in Genesee County, two new cases in Orleans County

Students within the Genesee Valley Educational Partnership asked to document the Spribng of 2020

Wyoming County Legislature declares May 3 – 9 as in honor of the travel and tourism industry * plans testimonial contest.

The next clinics will be held in August

Six residents of Albion nursing home die in three days * Cuomo reveals some details on how NY will re-open * Oatka Festival called off for this summer

Two more deaths at the Villages of Orleans in Albion, * One new positive case in Genesee County

One new positive COVID-19 case in Genesee County * two more deaths at Villages of Orleans nursing home in Albion

Genesee Valley Educational Partnership (GVEP) prepares almost 9,000 meals each day for students who reside in the GLOW region and beyond.

47 full time equivalent employees to be furlough for at least 30 days, effective Monday * Next county health department update to be issued at 4pm this afternoon.

Two COVID-19 deaths in Albion nursing home * preliminary results from state antibody testing * State of Emergency extended in Batavia

Two deaths in Orleans County, both in nursing home * One new positive case in Genesee County, three new cases in Orleans County

A third coronavirus death in Genesee County * City postpones property reappraisals * arrest made in Highland Park hit and run

One additional death in Genesee County * Person was under 65 and was hospitalized * 10 new positive cases reported

Minimum prize estimated at $20,000

Police ask for help from public to locate Nasir Nathan

Police say Wright deliberately struck a man with his car and fled the scene

Cuomo lays out plan for re-opening state economy * Three new coronavirus cases in Genesee County * Food distribution today at Northgate Free Methodist

Three new COVID-19 cases in Genesee County; two new cases in Orleans County and one death *

Five new cases of coronvirus in Genesee County * Gov Cuomo heads to White House * Attica and Alexander water disruptions delayed until Friday

Genesee County: Five new cases, total: 127

29 cases of coronavirus from Federal Detention Center in Batavia * NY to begin testing for coronavirus antibodies this week * Salvation Army needs to replenish its food pantry

30 new cases in Genesee County, 29 of them reported at ICE facility in Batavia * Second death reported in Orleans County

Five new COVID-19 cases in Genesee County, eight new cases in Orleans County

NYS Pause extended until May 15 * Beginning today: wear a face mask * County COVID-19 cases up by seven

Seven new cases COVID-19 cases in Genesee County

Orleans County government expresses condolences to family

County Public Health director not getting the PPE he needs * Gov orders masks / face covering starting tomorrow * Byron man gets caught with hand in candy jar

Three new COVID-19 cases, all individuals reside in Batavia * Orleans County also records three new cases

Individual was over 65 and lived in the central part of county

One new case of COVID-19 in Batavia * Number of cases in New York State now over 200,000 * Salvation Army reports emergency food supplies are limited

One new positive case in Genesee County, total now is 77, Two new cases in Orleans County, total now is 31

Genesee County: Two new cases, total of 76 * Orleans County: One new case, total of 29

Genesee County reports four more cases on Saturday (Apr 11) * Orleans County reports two new cases on Saturday

High wind warning, gusts could reached 70mph * COVID-19 testing lags due to lack of swap kits * Answer the “Private Caller” if waiting for unemployment

Seven new positive cases in Genesee County, none in Orleans County

Nine new local COVID-19 infections * Federal Detention Center in Batavia reports four coronavirus cases * Golf courses must stay closed

Nine new positive cases in Genesee County * total is now 63 cases * Three are under the age of 20.

City police investigate hit and run * COVID-19 cases up by 11 in latest count * 300 families helped by pop-up food pantry

11 new cases in Genesee County * 54 cases total * 31 in three days

Local COVID-19 cases double in 48 hours * Homemade masks helpful but but not perfect * new high school graduation requirements

Local cases double in two days * most traced to people not following guidlines *

Genesee County positive COVID-19 cases jumps by 10 * Most new cases traced to employee of a local business that went to work while sick * City of Batavia cracks down on use of parks

Emergency Alerts will be received on your cellular telephone

Restrictions wikll be “enforced”

Genesee County adds 10 new cases of COVID-19, largest one day increase

Corona Convoy rumbles through Genesee County * Cuomo says COVID-19 could be at or near its peak in NY *

The number is 1-800-942-6906

One new case reported in Genesee County, two in Orleans County

COVID-19 positive cases up by four in Genesee County * health department will notify public if a positive case has been exposed to the general public * reaction to mandatory equipment confiscation of equipment for downstate

Four new positive COVID-19 cases in Genesee County * all under the age of 65 * Three new positive cases in Orleans County

Chris Collins granted delay to start his prison term * One new positive COVID-19 case in Genesee County * LeRoy company steps up in need for ventilators

One new positive case reported in Genesee County, total is now 17 cases * No new cases for Orleans County, total remains at 6

Chris Collins asks to delay prison sentence * Genesee County COVID-19 infections now 16 * Plans for new county jail put on hold

Three new positive COVID-19 cases In Genesee County * All under age 65 * Orleans County: no new positive cases

Hours: 8AM to 2PM Monday thru Friday

One new COVID-19 cases reported in Genesee County, also one new case in Orleans County * HOLM offers museum activities on-line * Pembroke Schools plan “Thinking of You” parafe for this Friday

As of 2PM Tuesday, March 31 – One new positive case of COVID-19 in Genesee County and one new case in Orleans County

In response to COVID-19, programming available to caregivers and families

Walking path open, use proper social distance

Person over 65 is Genesee County’s first COVID-19 death * 1,200 deaths across New York * New poll gives NY Governor high marks for handling outbreak

Patient was over the age of 65 and lived in the eastern part of Genesee County

Part of COVID-19 prevention

Genesee County COVID-19 infection increases by one * Cuomo delivers dire death estimate * gasoline prices drop in WNY

One new case of COVID-19 reported Saturday evening, total is now eight cases. This person is under 65 and is under mandatory isolation at home.

Comments from Paul Pettit, Public Health Director and Dan Ireland, President of UMMC


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